When you begin your search for an investment property, one of the most important things you can do is determine what the local laws are regarding short term rentals.
Fortunately, according to Mashvisor, Gatlinburg lands at #2 on a list of the top 20 most AirBNB friendly cities in the United States!
One thing to be aware of when investing in Sevier County is the need for a Tourist Residency Permit. You obtain these by completing a short application and fee payment. Each city has a slightly different set of regulations. You can find the process for Gatlinburg here.
What questions do you have about Tourist Residency Permits?